Lifespan is Rhode Island's largest provider of health services, and the state's largest private sector employer. The system's role in Rhode Island's economic life extends far beyond the overall scale of the enterprise and the number of people it employs, however.
This analysis offers a more comprehensive view of the various ways in which Lifespan contributes to Rhode Island's economy.
This report was published in March 2006.
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